Biochar – An Organic House for Soil Microbes

Progress in Biomass and Bioenergy Production

As a result of environmental requirements in many countries and new areas of application the demand on activated carbon is still growing. Due to the unavailability of the main basic materials like hard coal, wood or coconut shells in many countries other biomass matters were tested for their appropriateness of activated carbon production.

Elisabeth Schröder, Klaus Thomauske, Benjamin Oechsler, Sabrina Herberger, Sabine Baur and Andreas Hornung